FindLaw AP News Feedhttp://news.findlaw.comAssociated Press breaking news from around the world, brought to you by, 02 May 2016 12:33:34 -07:00George Weymouth, artist who hid Wyeth's 'Helga' works, dies, 02 May 2016 19:15:45 GMTCHADDS FORD, Pa. (AP) — George Weymouth, a conservationist and artist who for years helped hide a secret cache of Andrew Wyeth's "Helga" portraits, has died. Chrysler CEO sees future for Alfa Romeo in China, 02 May 2016 18:12:03 GMTTURIN, Italy (AP) — Fiat Chrysler Automobiles CEO Sergio Marchionne said Monday that the automaker will try to reach full-employment in its Italian plants before the 2018 business plan goal and that the global relaunch of Alfa Romeo will play a key role. suspended in Brazil, 02 May 2016 18:36:28 GMTRIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The popular WhatsApp messaging service is not working in Brazil, apparently as a result of an ongoing judicial battle. in custody after barricade at National Guard armory, 02 May 2016 18:54:59 GMTPERRY HALL, Md. (AP) — Authorities say a man barricaded himself inside a National Guard armory in Maryland for about an hour before being taken into custody. Baltimore County Police say no one was injured. highlights Streep's early career in 'Her Again', 02 May 2016 19:13:11 GMT"Her Again: Becoming Meryl Streep" (Harper), by Michael Schulman killed during burglary at New Jersey college frat, 02 May 2016 18:46:25 GMTNEWARK, N.J. (AP) — A student was shot and killed Monday during a burglary at a fraternity house near the New Jersey Institute of Technology, the university president said in a statement. tests unmanned ship designed to cross oceans, 02 May 2016 18:23:33 GMTSAN DIEGO (AP) — The military is launching tests on the world's largest unmanned surface vessel — a self-driving, 132-foot ship designed to travel thousands of miles out at sea without a single crew member on board. takes Zurich Classic in playoff for 1st PGA win, 02 May 2016 19:23:16 GMTAVONDALE, La. (AP) — Brian Stuard made steady golf pay off on a waterlogged course in the haunting cypress swamps outside New Orleans. to be exonerated 50-plus years after wrongful conviction, 02 May 2016 18:18:04 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — More than 50 years after a wrongful conviction in a New York City killing and more than 40 years after being released from prison, a Virginia man is returning to court to be fully exonerated. North Korea detainee Kenneth Bae tells story in book, 02 May 2016 19:20:53 GMTSEATTLE (AP) — Kenneth Bae knew he was in trouble when he opened his briefcase for a North Korean customs official and saw a computer hard drive he meant to leave behind in China. temporarily blocks removal of Confederate monument, 02 May 2016 18:23:28 GMTLOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — A judge has temporarily barred the city of Louisville from removing a 70-foot-tall Confederate monument near the University of Louisville campus. new info released on threats vs. relatives in 8 slayings, 02 May 2016 18:16:50 GMTCOLUMBUS, Ohio (AP) — Ohio's attorney general says authorities have no new information to indicate whether there's an ongoing threat to relatives of eight family members slain in southern Ohio. Might of Mickey: Orlando still top US destination, 02 May 2016 18:31:29 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — It's a crowded world after all — at least in Orlando's hotels and theme parks. stocks rise in afternoon trade; Japan sinks, 02 May 2016 19:16:45 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stock indexes moved solidly higher Monday afternoon, recovering some of last week's steep declines. Japan's market fell sharply. EXPLAINS: What is bitcoin? A look at the digital currency, 02 May 2016 18:43:29 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Bitcoin is a type of digital currency that allows people to buy goods and services and exchange money without involving banks, credit card issuers or other third parties. Its origins have long been a mystery — though an Australian man long rumored to have ties to bitcoin has come forward claiming to be its creator. The Avengers divide in revitalizing 'Civil War', 02 May 2016 18:53:44 GMTConventional movie wisdom would suggest that there can only be diminishing returns with long-running franchises. There must be a breaking point, right? Especially at movie four, five, six and beyond. There are exceptions, sure, but even the painstakingly plotted Marvel films have had low points. Wrestling Hall of Fame revokes Hastert's awards, 02 May 2016 18:54:25 GMTSTILLWATER, Okla. (AP) — The National Wrestling Hall of Fame said Monday that it has revoked all honors for Dennis Hastert after the former House speaker was accused of sexually abusing teenagers decades ago. beats Cornet to advance to 3rd round in Madrid, 02 May 2016 19:28:31 GMTMADRID (AP) — Fourth-seeded Victoria Azarenka continued her fine form, beating Alize Cornet 6-3, 6-2 to win her 16th straight match and advance to the third round of the Madrid Masters on Monday. ignoring general election preparations, 02 May 2016 18:38:01 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican presidential nomination may be in his sights, yet Donald Trump has so far ignored vital preparations needed for a quick and effective transition to the general election. begin in 'Grim Sleeper' serial killer trial, 02 May 2016 18:21:18 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — The "Grim Sleeper" trial was nearly over Monday after months of testimony about a serial killer targeting black women during the 1980s crack cocaine epidemic on the south side of Los Angeles. million-year-old dinosaur footprint found in north Spain, 02 May 2016 19:03:32 GMTMADRID (AP) — Spain says a footprint of a dinosaur that roamed the area 230 million years ago has been found in northeastern Catalonia, and says it's the best preserved dinosaur print seen so far in the Iberian Peninsula. Norway's Solheim to be new UN environment chief, 02 May 2016 18:23:47 GMTUNITED NATIONS (AP) — U.N. diplomats say Norway's former environment and development minister Erik Solheim has been chosen by Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon to head the U.N. environment agency. passengers come down with stomach bug on Disney ship, 02 May 2016 18:32:48 GMTORLANDO, Fla. (AP) — The CDC is investigating an outbreak of a stomach bug aboard the Disney Wonder cruise ship last week. boss: Russian jets should stop buzzing US planes, ship, 02 May 2016 18:08:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Russian jets buzzing a U.S. military ship and planes in the Baltics are escalating tension between the two nations, the chief of naval operations said Monday. by teachers shuts nearly all Detroit public schools, 02 May 2016 19:02:40 GMTDETROIT (AP) — Nearly all of Detroit's public schools were closed Monday and more than 45,000 students missed classes after about half the district's teachers called out sick to protest the possibility that some of them won't get paid over the summer if the struggling district runs out of cash. Sandusky presses appeal, wants to question witnesses, 02 May 2016 18:05:54 GMTBELLEFONTE, Pa. (AP) — Jerry Sandusky's effort to get his child molestation convictions thrown out ran into tough questioning Monday from a judge who voiced doubt about defense lawyers are entitled to question witnesses — including some of the former Penn State assistant football coach's victims. wants to extend border controls for another 6 months, 02 May 2016 19:18:35 GMTBERLIN (AP) — Germany and some other EU countries are planning to ask the European Commission for an extension of border controls within the Schengen passport-free travel zone for another six months because they fear a new wave of migrants. arrested in slaying of Honduran environmental activist, 02 May 2016 18:59:21 GMTTEGUCIGALPA, Honduras (AP) — Honduran authorities have arrested four people in connection with the murder of environmental activist Berta Caceres, including three who worked for a hydroelectric project she opposed. Latest: Suspect in Jewish center bomb plot in court, 02 May 2016 18:47:34 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The Latest on Jewish Center-Plot (all times local): WASHINGTON: Ag groups seek exemption from scrutiny, 02 May 2016 19:14:34 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Congress is pushing the Agriculture Department to exempt the groups behind promotional campaigns like "Incredible, Edible Egg" and "Pork, the Other White Meat" from public scrutiny of their internal operations despite recent controversy. explorers Halliburton and Baker Hughes abandon merger, 02 May 2016 18:24:26 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Two companies crucial to the business of U.S. energy exploration, Halliburton and Baker Hughes, have abandoned their planned merger in the face of opposition by regulators who said it would hurt competition. who spent decade in prison to be cleared in 1963 killing, 02 May 2016 18:38:22 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — A New York City prosecutor says a Virginia man who spent a decade in prison after pleading guilty to murder 50 years ago is innocent and should be fully exonerated. Belli, musician who pioneered synthetic drumheads, dies, 02 May 2016 19:24:09 GMTPASADENA, Calif. (AP) — Remo Belli, a musician who pioneered the synthetic drumhead just in time to help a generation of rock-and-rollers shape their sound and then saw it become standard on kits across genres, has died in California. Latest: Cruz camp: Fiorina uninjured after fall on stage, 02 May 2016 18:43:40 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race on the eve of Indiana's primary (all times EDT): Latest: Judge weighs whether to move hot SUV death trial, 02 May 2016 18:18:38 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler in a hot SUV to die (all times local): returns to home of man linked to $500M Boston art heist, 02 May 2016 19:24:33 GMTHARTFORD, Conn. (AP) — Federal authorities returned on Monday to search the Connecticut property of a reputed mobster suspecting of having knowledge about the largest art heist in U.S. history. Review: 'The Outliers' moves at breakneck pace, 02 May 2016 19:22:10 GMT"The Outliers" (HarperCollins), by Kimberly McCreight Sanders' long-shot bid to clinch Democratic nomination, 02 May 2016 19:28:19 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — Trailing significantly in the Democratic primaries, Bernie Sanders wants superdelegates to flip his way and is aiming for a contested national convention in July against front-runner Hillary Clinton. For his plan to work, he'll need plenty of big-time breaks. NATO considering rotational ground force in Baltics, 02 May 2016 19:04:37 GMTSTUTTGART, Germany (AP) — U.S. Defense Secretary Ash Carter says the NATO alliance is considering establishing a rotational ground force in the Baltic states and possibly Poland as a deterrent to Russian aggression. Latest: IN Trump supporters shout, "Lyin' Ted!" at Cruz, 02 May 2016 19:26:58 GMTWASHINGTON (AP) — The Latest on the 2016 presidential race on the eve of Indiana's primary (all times EDT): and US-led coalition pound IS group in Syria, 02 May 2016 18:05:10 GMTISTANBUL (AP) — The Turkish military said Monday that artillery shelling and drone attacks by the U.S.-led coalition have struck Islamic State positions in Syria and killed a total of 63 militants. time to revel in Game 7 wins for Raptors and Heat, 02 May 2016 18:08:07 GMTMIAMI (AP) — The exhilaration of winning Game 7s was short-lived for Toronto and Miami. Puerto Rico's debt crisis explained, 02 May 2016 18:40:23 GMTNEW YORK (AP) — Puerto Rico's worsening debt crisis is dimming the economic outlook for the U.S. territory and putting pressure on Congress to help resolve the situation but it is having little effect on the market for municipal bonds and most investors. Latest: Judge agrees to move hot SUV death trial, 02 May 2016 19:15:05 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The Latest on the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler in a hot SUV to die (all times local): to hold Palestinian journalist 4 months without trial, 02 May 2016 18:17:43 GMTRAMALLAH, West Bank (AP) — Israel's military on Monday ordered a well-known Palestinian journalist to be held for four months without charges or trial, in so-called administrative detention. grants request to move hot SUV death trial, 02 May 2016 19:27:14 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — The judge overseeing the trial of a Georgia man accused of intentionally leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die agreed Monday that the trial should be moved because pretrial publicity has made it impossible to find an impartial jury. journalists stage protest over police raid at union, 02 May 2016 19:28:24 GMTCAIRO (AP) — Egypt's journalists' union called for the dismissal of the interior minister and launched an open-ended sit-in at its headquarters in downtown Cairo on Monday, protesting the detention of two journalists on its premises the previous night. Winfrey to star in HBO's 'Henrietta Lacks' movie, 02 May 2016 18:30:33 GMTLOS ANGELES (AP) — Oprah Winfrey is expanding her participation in HBO's "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks" to an on-screen role. NewsAlert, 02 May 2016 19:13:05 GMTMARIETTA, Ga. (AP) — Judge agrees to move the trial of a man accused of leaving his toddler son in a hot SUV to die. city marks 2nd anniversary of fire that killed 43, 02 May 2016 18:54:58 GMTMOSCOW (AP) — Demonstrators have gathered in the Ukrainian city of Odessa to mark the second anniversary of the street clashes that culminated in a fire that killed 43 people as they took shelter from opponents.